Thursday, July 28, 2011

Alternet: When Yes we can became No I won't

Alternet: HS denies Black valedictorian, elevates white runner up

Alternet blog:

In the Age of Obama, where white racial resentment is naked and driving the Tea Party GOP, I shutter to think that there may be a segment of the public that sees the racial wealth gap as a non-issue, and perhaps even a good thing, as “blacks” and “minorities” shouldn’t be doing too well in a time when White America is struggling.

In sum, race is the modality in which class is lived in America.

Alternet: wealth disparity worsens between whites, others

Way to shrink that gap Mr. President.....(Chicagoan my ass!)

Many pockets of US culture are celebrating this data, btw.

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Thursday, July 21, 2011

World Governments grovelled to this guy?

"The bumbling, pathetic, forgetful fool who sat there unable to answer any questions about his own company in yesterday's hearing, is the bloke all our governments have been grovelling to for the last 30 years" .....


Thursday, July 07, 2011

Prison labor thriving under Walker in Wisconsin the expense of union workers who where previously law-abiding citizens...

Wednesday, July 06, 2011

Alternet: Militarization of Police accelerating

Interesting and informative piece --though about 20 years late....